Deputy Sports Editor
Scott Thurston supervises the department’s writers, including scheduling and assigning of stories and features. He also edits our project and enterprise reporting and coordinates our event coverage (Olympics, Super Bowl, World Series, etc.)
He has been at the Globe for 34 years and have previously covered high schools, colleges, and worked on the copy desk.
By Julian Benbow , Globe Staff
Tim Ritchie needs a top-three finish in Saturday’s US Marathon Trials to make the team for Tokyo.
By Nicole Yang , Boston.com Staff
A friendship sprung up between the Celtics coach and the Hollywood filmmaker from their proximity at Celtics-Sixers games.
JOE SULLIVAN I COLLEGE BASKETBALL
By Joe Sullivan , Globe Correspondent
Coach Matt McCall still feels his young team, whose best players are freshmen, is talented and improving.
By Katie McInerney and Scott Thurston , Globe Staff
Not wanting to leave the Patriots in the lurch, Folk declared himself good to kick Friday, and seemed no worse for wear.